The Project

 

The Stratford Perth Rotary Hospice will provide a peaceful, comfortable home with 24-hour specialized palliative care for those living with a terminal illness as well as support for those in their life circle.

 

It will also become the community’s resource for palliative care, support and information by linking together expertise and support services across Perth County. This will ensure the comfort of the patient and their family, whether the individual is in their home or the Hospice. 

Features:

 

  • Eight private rooms (10 will be built to accommodate future needs)

  • Each private room furnished to accommodate overnight guests

  • Peaceful outdoor courtyards for quiet reflection

  • Open kitchen and dining areas for families to gather

  • Counselling and exam rooms

  • Resident Spa room and family shower facilities

  • Family room for younger visitors

  • And much more…

Floor Plans & Architect's Renderings

Our History

October 2013 

The Rotary Club of Stratford convened a public meeting that struck a steering committee to determine the feasibility of creating a residential hospice for Perth County.

November 2014 

The steering committee submitted a proposal for a ten bed residential hospice to the South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN).

November 2015

As Perth County is part of the sub LHIN area of Huron Perth, the LHIN ultimately required a joint Residential Hospice proposal for the counties of Huron and Perth.

March 2016 

The LHIN stuck a hospice sub-committee to develop a joint unified Huron Perth solution resulting in the hiring of consultant Lough Barnes.

August 2016 

Tri County Mennonite Homes generously leases, for $1 a year, the land for the new residential hospice at their Greenwood Court location at 90 Greenwood Drive in Stratford. 

February 2017

The LHIN board approved Lough Barnes’ Business Plan and authorized operational funding for both an 8-bed hospice in Stratford and a 4-bed hospice in Central Huron.

June 2018

Architects ROA Studio provided the building design for General Contractor Agri-Urban Buildings Incorporated (AUBI) who commenced construction.

Spring 2019

The residential hospice will begin operation and provide care for its first residents.

Charitable Registration No. 72776 0126 RR0001   Legal Name: Stratford Perth Hospice Foundation 

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